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synonyms for discover

  • catch
  • come upon
  • design
  • detect
  • determine
  • devise
  • disclose
  • explore
  • hear
  • identify
  • invent
  • learn
  • locate
  • notice
  • observe
  • realize
  • recognize
  • reveal
  • see
  • spot
  • unearth
  • ascertain
  • conceive
  • contrive
  • debunk
  • discern
  • distinguish
  • elicit
  • espy
  • glimpse
  • originate
  • perceive
  • pioneer
  • sense
  • bring to light
  • come across
  • dig up
  • ferret out
  • get wind of
  • get wise to
  • light upon
  • look up
  • nose out
  • pick up on
  • smoke out
  • think of
  • turn up
See also synonyms for: discoverable / discovered / discovering / discovers / rediscover / undiscoverable / undiscovered
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antonyms for discover

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  • conceal
  • hide
  • ignore
  • lose
  • miss
  • misunderstand
  • neglect
  • overlook
  • destroy
  • pass by
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The verb discover is used with objective clauses as a synonym of learn in order to suggest that the new information acquired is surprising to the learner: I discovered that she had been married before. To learn is to add to one’s knowledge or information: to learn a language. To ascertain is to verify facts by inquiry or analysis: to ascertain the truth about an event. To detect implies becoming aware of something that had been obscure, secret, or concealed: to detect a flaw in reasoning

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How to use discover in a sentence

Anderson was working at the New York Botanical Garden in 1901 studying the water content of nuclei in starch crystals when, as the story goes, he “discovered” steam-puffed rice.
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Footprints discovered at what was once a rain-fed lake in Saudi Arabia’s Nefud Desert suggest that humans on the move made a pit stop there more than 100,000 years ago.
SEVEN FOOTPRINTS MAY BE THE OLDEST EVIDENCE OF HUMANS ON THE ARABIAN PENINSULABRUCE BOWERSEPTEMBER 17, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
Also useful would be some sort of way to discover popular routines directly within the Alexa app.
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Researchers studying magnetization discovered that renormalization wasn’t about infinities at all.
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Curiously, as I did my research for this article, I randomly discovered Google used to guarantee some sort of Impression-based reporting in an old version of the T&C housed here.
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We discover where they are in price and we don’t push it to the point where everybody starts to squeal.
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We are in the business of helping people discover information.
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The SEO community is always looking for new ranking factors and we have discovered over two hundred of them so far.
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The vulnerabilities, discovered by app security startup Oversecured, could have allowed a malicious app on the same device to steal sensitive files, like session tokens, from inside the TikTok app.
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A year after reading it, while applying for a driver’s license, I discovered I was in the country illegally.
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